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To use the downloads you get from our database, you can either select them from the menu in-game, or you can add the files to the required folder mentioned below.


  • Zoo Tycoon to Zoo Tycoon: Complete Collection
    • Method 1
      • At the main menu, click "Get New Zoo Tycoon Items".
      • Click "Check Locally".
      • Click on any downloads that you want to install into the game (pressing Ctrl and clicking will let you choose more than one).
      • Click "Open".
      • Once finished, you'll need to restart the game.
    • Method 2 - Windows XP
      • Click the Start button.
      • Then click "My Computer".
      • Click on drive "C:\".
      • Go to "Program Files".
      • Then go to "Microsoft Games" and choose the game.
      • Copy and paste the downloaded files into the "dlupdate" or "Updates" folder.
      • Once finished, load the game up and play as normal.
    • Method 2 - Windows Vista
      • Click the Start button.
      • Then click "Computer".
      • Click on drive "C:\".
      • Go to "Program Files".
      • Then go to "Microsoft Games" and choose the game.
      • Copy and paste the downloaded files into the "dlupdate" or "Updates" folder.
  • Zoo Tycoon 2 to Zoo Tycoon 2: Ultimate Collection
    • Method 1
      • At the main menu, click "Get Downloads".
      • Once finished, you'll need to restart the game.
    • Method 2 - Windows XP
      • Click the Start button.
      • Then click "My Computer".
      • Click on drive "C:\".
      • Go to "Program Files".
      • Then go to "Microsoft Games" and choose the game.
      • Copy and paste the downloaded files into the "Updates" folder.
      • Once finished, load the game up and play as normal.
    • Method 2 - Windows Vista
      • Click the Start button.
      • Then click "Computer".
      • Click on drive "C:\".
      • Go to "Program Files".
      • Then go to "Microsoft Games" and choose the game.
      • Copy and paste the downloaded files into the "Updates" folder.


  • The directory of the game (where it's installed) will change for the instructions about going to the "Microsoft Games" folder, depending on whether you've customized it's destination or just let it install.
  • The "dlupdates" folder is where you'd normally put any downloaded items into the game, whereas the "Updates" folder is mainly for items created by Microsoft. If you want to use the "dlupdate" folder, but you don't have it, simply make it and then paste the files into it.

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